• Delicious Briam recipe (Greek mixed Roasted Vegetables)
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    Delicious Briam recipe (Greek mixed Roasted Vegetables)

    Serves: 6

    Time: 2 hours

    Difficulty: Beginner

    Simplicity is perfection! This amazing traditional briam recipe (Greek roast vegetables) is the brightest example of how Greek cuisine takes the simplest ingredients and with literally no effort transforms them into a finger licking dish! Discover all the secrets behind this traditional delight here…

  • Gigantes Plaki recipe (Gigandes Greek Baked 'Giant' Beans)
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    Gigantes Plaki recipe (Gigandes Greek Baked ‘Giant’ Beans)

    Serves: 4

    Time: approx. 2 hours

    Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate

    Filling and super-healthy! Gigantes plaki (Greek baked gigantes) is a classic Greek recipe, consisting of ‘giant’ beans baked in a tomato sauce along with plenty of fresh herbs, which give […]

  • Orange Peel Preserve Recipe (Glyko koutaliou Portokali)
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    Orange Peel Preserve Recipe (Glyko koutaliou Portokali)

    Serves: 2 jars

    Time: 2 hours

    Difficulty: Intermediate/Advanced

    An absolutely delicious orange peel preserve recipe! Bright, colorful, sweet and syrupy, this the perfect way to preserve the essence of this delicious fruit all year round!

  • Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)
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    Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

    Serves: 4

    Time: 40 minutes

    Difficulty: Beginner

    Discover how to make the perfect Greek Fried Eggplant (Melitzanes Tiganites) with this traditional recipe! Silky, sweet eggplant coated with batter and deep fried to form an amazing, golden brown, extra crispy crust! A delicious Greek fried eggplant recipe that you just can’t miss out!

Delicious Briam recipe (Greek mixed Roasted Vegetables)

Delicious Briam recipe (Greek mixed Roasted Vegetables)

Serves: 6

Time: 2 hours

Difficulty: Beginner

Gigantes Plaki recipe (Gigandes Greek Baked 'Giant' Beans)

Gigantes Plaki recipe (Gigandes Greek Baked ‘Giant’ Beans)

Serves: 4

Time: approx. 2 hours

Difficulty: Beginner / Intermediate

Orange Peel Preserve Recipe (Glyko koutaliou Portokali)

Orange Peel Preserve Recipe (Glyko koutaliou Portokali)

Serves: 2 jars

Time: 2 hours

Difficulty: Intermediate/Advanced

Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

Serves: 4

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Traditional Greek Easter Lent recipes

Leading up to the Great Easter Sunday is the traditional 40 day lent, during which meat and dairy products are substituted with plentiful amounts of vegetables, fish and seafood. Browse through my handpicked collection of tasty, healthy Easter Lent recipes and discover a new treat for you to enjoy every day of the week!



Traditional Greek Easter Lent recipes

Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

Serves: 4

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Discover how to make the perfect Greek Fried Eggplant (Melitzanes Tiganites) with this traditional recipe! Silky, sweet eggplant coated with batter and deep fried to form an amazing, golden brown, extra crispy crust! A delicious Greek fried eggplant recipe that you just can’t miss out!

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Mediterranean Sea Bass Recipe Stuffed with Tomatoes, Lemons and Olives

Mediterranean Sea Bass Recipe Stuffed with Tomatoes, Lemons and Olives

Serves: 2

Time: 30 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

An amazingly tender Mediterranean flavoured oven baked stuffed sea bass recipe for the lovers of the Greek cuisine! To prepare this delicious baked stuffed sea bass recipe the fish is […]

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Greek Shrimp Saganaki recipe with Feta cheese (Garides Saganaki)

Greek Shrimp Saganaki recipe with Feta cheese (Garides Saganaki)

Serves: 4

Time: 20 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

If you have ever been to Greece it would be impossible to have missed out on this delicious Greek shrimp saganaki appetizer, served in every Psarotaverna (fish tavern)! This is a […]

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Perfect Lenten Chocolate Brownies!

Perfect Lenten Chocolate Brownies!

Serves: 8

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Who doesn’t love brownies? Soft, moist and extra fudgy with a shiny slightly crackled crust. A homemade goodness for the whole family. And with this recipe you can enjoy them […]

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Scrumptious Lenten Apple Pie Recipe! (Greek Milopita)

Scrumptious Lenten Apple Pie Recipe! (Greek Milopita)

Serves: 6-8

Time: 1 hour 10 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Who doesn’t love this ultimate classic dessert? The flaky crust, the scrumptious juicy filling.. A homemade goodness for the whole family! So the idea of a Lenten apple pie, with no eggs, […]

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Delicious Lenten Greek Honey puffs recipe (Loukoumades)

Delicious Lenten Greek Honey puffs recipe (Loukoumades)

Serves: 4 (25-30 pieces)

Time: 50 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Little bites of heaven! An amazing Greek dessert that despite being an indulgent delight still complies with the dietary instructions of the Lenten season! These traditional Greek sweet little honey puffs […]

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Greek Octopus and onion stew recipe (Octopus stifado)

Greek Octopus and onion stew recipe (Octopus stifado)

Serves: 5-6

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

The traditional Greek octopus stifado recipe! We all know and love the classic Greek rabbit or beef stifado, but this very easy and simple to prepare octopus stew is the perfect […]

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Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

Serves: 15

Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

The most moist and rich Lenten chocolate cake that despite being an indulgent delight still complies with the dietary instructions of the Lenten season! If you have ever tried making a […]

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